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“Beware the Procrastination Demons” by Stefan Vucak

You are sitting at your writing desk, chewing the end of that pen, staring at the notebook wondering what the hell to do next. The words just don’t want to come and your mind is a blank slate. Then again, you might be doing this staring at a computer screen. It doesn’t really matter which;… Continue reading “Beware the Procrastination Demons” by Stefan Vucak

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“Revise Your Novel by Reading it Aloud” by Kevin Berry

No matter what stage of the editing process you are at, reading your novel or short story aloud can help. You can either read it to yourself or find a willing victim or partner to listen to you read it. Ask them to read it to you (as long as you ask them to look… Continue reading “Revise Your Novel by Reading it Aloud” by Kevin Berry

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“The Teething Problems of Becoming a Writer” by Laura Graham

~by Laura Graham The first challenge of becoming a writer for me was the whole idea of becoming a writer. That was for clever people, I used to think. Where to begin? With a pen and paper – all right, here goes. Then came the second challenge, what was I going to write about? And… Continue reading “The Teething Problems of Becoming a Writer” by Laura Graham